Medical Laboratory Technologist

Company

Listowel Wingham Hospitals Alliance

The Listowel Wingham Hospitals Alliance was formed on July 1, 2003 as a partnership between Listowel Memorial Hospital and Wingham and District Hospital. We share a common management structure with one CEO. We have a commitment to partnership and common Mission, Vision & Values. The Alliance Board consists of both hospital boards combined. We look for opportunities to create and share services and programs across our two communities and to look for creative ways to link to our community partners. The Listowel Memorial Hospital has been providing acute care and complex continuing care services to the residents of North Perth and the hospital’s catchment area since 1919. Our fully accredited hospital offers a wide range of primary and secondary services including 24-hour emergency services. In-patient and out-patient care, specialist clinics and supportive diagnostic services. The Hospital has an active staff of 10 Family Practitioners as well as several consultant staff.Hospital Services Include: • Emergency, Operating Rooms, Diagnostic and Ambulatory Care Units (December 2007) • Maternal/Newborn Unit • Diabetes/Nutrition Counseling • Speech-Language • Physiotherapy • Breast Health Centre • Fully integrated electronic patient health record with Family Health Team and Physician offices. The Wingham and District Hospital is a modern, progressive acute care facility providing medical, surgical, obstetrical, paediatric, chronic and rehabilitation bed and other services, including 24-hour emergency coverage. Hospital services include:• Emergency department with 24-hour on-call coverage • Rehabilitation department including physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology • Multiple outpatient specialist clinics held on a regular basis to provide local service • Affiliation with London Regional Cancer Centre enabling chemotherapy treatment to be provided locally • Many community health related education programs • Fully integrated electronic patient health record with Family Health Team and Physician offices.

Location

Listowel and Wingham

Duties

POSITION-SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITES AND TASKS:
 Collect and test specimens from in-patients, out patients, emergency and pre-operative patients.
 Report tested results accurately and in a timely way to aid in diagnosis and treatment.
 Order blood from CBS/SGH, process and cross match blood for transfusion.
 Ensure equipment is functioning properly and ready for next shift
 Responsible and provide direction, mentor, correct and report on work of MLA
 Active and cooperative participation in all quality control programs
 Recording all readings, calculations and results on specimens, quality control material, standards and equipment in a manner conforming to good laboratory practice
 Referral of reports to his/her supervisor and/or a Pathologist for final reporting where indicated by laboratory policy or good professional judgement

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:
 Successful completion of a medical laboratory technology program offered at an institution accredited by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) in Canada
 Registration with College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario (CMLTO)
 6 months to 1 year previous practical experience in a hospital core laboratory

Start Date

2022-07-01

Hours

All laboratory shifts days, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays

Salary

$34.07 - $42.57

Contact

Name

Nikki Lobsinger

Display Name

Nikki Lobsinger

Address

255 Elizabeth Street East

Telephone

519-291-3120

Email

nikki.lobsinger@lwha.ca

Other Email

nikki.lobsinger@lwha.ca

Display Date

2022-06-30

Expiry Date

2022-10-31